TVLine Items: Oz Alum Drops by The Following, Nikita Vet Joins Fox's Gang Related and More!

LeeTergesenLee Tergesen has scared up a role on The Following.

The erstwhile Oz star/Red Widow alum will guest-star in an upcoming installment of Fox’s midseason thriller, per The Hollywood Reporter, playing a seemingly normal man who Kevin Bacon’s Ryan Hardy suspects is harboring a deep, dark secret.

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The Following’s second season bows Monday, Jan. 20, at 9/8c.

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Noah Bean has landed his first post-Nikita gig. The actor will recur on Fox’s midseason drama Gang Related, our sister site Deadline reports. He joins the cop drama as a rich hedge-fund owner.

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Disney is staging a Good Luck Charlie/Jessie crossover as part of its month-long “Fa-la-la-lidays” holiday programming block. Per TV Guide Magazine, Good Luck Jessie: NYC Christmas finds Good Luck Charlie’s Teddy (Bridgit Mendler) and PJ (Jason Dolley) stranded in New York during a storm. It’s there that they meet Jessie‘s Jessie (Debby Ryan), and the three celebrate the season together. The special is set to air Friday, Nov. 29.

True Blood has promoted Adina Porter — aka Tara’s mom Lettie Mae — to series regular in the HBO drama’s seventh and final season, per The Hollywood Reporter.

Dying to catch up on Dexter? Netflix has you covered. All eight seasons of the recently wrapped Showtime saga will soon land at the streaming service; the first four launch on Halloween, with the final four debuting on Jan. 1, 2014.

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  1. ollie says:

    Yay dexter on Netflix

  2. Daisy says:

    Lee Tergesen on The Following, great news!

  3. Elena says:

    Lee in everything is always good.

  4. Yunuem says:

    That’s rare, I live in Mexico and I’ve had Dexter for months on Netflix

  5. Evan says:

    Adina Porter’s a regular on True Blood now? Well damn that leaves The Newsroom with one less fact checker.